TITLE

TeamSTEPPS: Integrating Teamwork Principles Into Adult Health/Medical-Surgical Practice

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Sheri L.
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
MEDSURG Nursing;Apr2008, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety (TeamSTEPPS). The TeamSTEPPS is developed by a collaboration effort with the Health and Human Services Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Health Care Team Coordination Program (HCTCP). It is designed to build teamwork and communication among physicians, nurses and other health care personnel.
ACCESSION #
31804596

 

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